James Houghton

M, #1681, b. 18 November 1764, d. 27 February 1843

Biography

     James Houghton was born on Nov 18, 1764 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He was in military service in MA, USA, Revol. War: Cpl VT. He married Lois Farr in May 26, 1787 at Wendell, Franklin Co., MA, USA, Bailey: Court of Genl. Sess. Book 4 (Lib. L.) p. 249 written in. James Houghton appeared in the census of 1790 of Westfield, Washington Co., NY, USA James Haughton: 1 male 16+; 2 females. He died on Feb 27, 1843 at Chester, Warren Co., NY, USA, CA DAR: Feb 27 1834.

Family

Lois Farr b. 26 Dec 1764, d. 15 Apr 1820
Marriage*He married Lois Farr in May 26, 1787 at Wendell, Franklin Co., MA, USA, Bailey: Court of Genl. Sess. Book 4 (Lib. L.) p. 249 written in. 
Children
Father*Josiah Houghton Jr b. 4 Apr 1724, d. 30 May 1800
Mother*Abigail Godfrey
     James Houghton was baptized on Apr 21, 1765 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Richard Wilds

M, #1682

Biography

     Richard Wilds married Ruth Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Mar 2, 1721/22 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton.

Family

Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
Marriage*Richard Wilds married Ruth Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Mar 2, 1721/22 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children

Jonas Wilds

M, #1683, b. 27 January 1722/23
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Jonas Wilds was baptized on Jan 27, 1722/23 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

John Wilds

F, #1684, b. 15 November 1724, d. 24 April 1737

Biography

     John Wilds died on Apr 24, 1737 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     John Wilds was baptized on Nov 15, 1724 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Bernard Wilds

M, #1685, b. 20 March 1725/26
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Bernard Wilds was baptized on Mar 20, 1725/26 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Silent Wilds

M, #1686, b. 21 April 1728, d. 27 March 1790

Biography

     Silent Wilds died on Mar 27, 1790 age 63.

Family 2

Abigail Houghton b. 27 Jul 1735, d. 22 Feb 1822
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Silent Wilds was baptized on Apr 21, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Susanna Wilds

F, #1687, b. 27 September 1730
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Susanna Wilds was baptized on Sep 27, 1730 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Margaret Wilds

F, #1688, b. 18 March 1732/33
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Margaret Wilds was baptized on Mar 18, 1732/33 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

David Wilds

M, #1689, b. 2 November 1735
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     David Wilds was baptized on Nov 2, 1735 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ruth Wilds

F, #1690, b. 13 April 1740
Father*Richard Wilds
Mother*Ruth Houghton b. c 1700
     Ruth Wilds was baptized on Apr 13, 1740 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Abigail (?)

F, #1691, d. 31 July 1804

Biography

     Abigail (?) married Stephen Houghton, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen. Abigail (?) appeared in the census of 1790 of Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA 2 females. She appeared in the census of 1800 of Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA 2 females 45+. She died on Jul 31, 1804 at Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, age 73.

Family

Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Marriage*She married Stephen Houghton, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen
Children

Abigail Houghton

F, #1692, b. 14 January 1726/27, d. circa 1805

Biography

     Abigail Houghton was born on Jan 14, 1726/27 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She died circa 1805 at Stow, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, an Aigail Houghten, age 73 (in C.C. Jan 9, 1805.)
Father*Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Mother*Abigail (?) d. 31 Jul 1804
     Abigail Houghton was baptized on Dec 10, 1727 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ebenezer Houghton

M, #1693, b. 4 July 1728, d. 14 February 1732/33

Biography

     Ebenezer Houghton was born on Jul 4, 1728 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr: Lancaster (Bolton.) He died on Feb 14, 1732/33 at Harvard, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Stephen Houghton b. c 1702, d. b Jun 1762
Mother*Abigail (?) d. 31 Jul 1804
     Ebenezer Houghton was baptized on Aug 18, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Mary Jones

F, #1694, b. 8 March 1700, d. after 1760

Biography

     Mary Jones was born on Mar 8, 1700 in Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA. She married James Houghton Jr, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Oct 8, 1725 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 1724, Concord Records; JWH: 10,8,1725; Concord VR & Bailey 8 Oct 1725. Mary Jones died after 1760 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Family

James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Marriage*She married James Houghton Jr, son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Oct 8, 1725 at Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA, Burr & Gage: 1724, Concord Records; JWH: 10,8,1725; Concord VR & Bailey 8 Oct 1725. 
Children

Silence Houghton

F, #1695, b. 2 December 1727

Biography

     Silence Houghton was born on Dec 2, 1727 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 4,19, 1728. She married Oliver Hoar in Feb 28, 1754 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Millen; MLM: Apr. 11, 1746;p. 23, Feb. 28, 1753/4.

Family

Oliver Hoar
MarriageShe married Oliver Hoar in Feb 28, 1754 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Millen; MLM: Apr. 11, 1746;p. 23, Feb. 28, 1753/4. 
Child
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     Silence Houghton was baptized on Apr 1, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 4/21/1728.

Nathaniel Houghton

M, #1696, b. 5 September 1729, d. 18 September 1817

Biography

     Nathaniel Houghton was born on Sep 5, 1729 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 3/31/1730. He married Mary Richardson in Jun 29, 1758 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 6,27,1758; MLM: June 23, 1759. Rev. War; JWH: 'Tradition says that he was a paymaster in the army, under Washington, and the writer of this early record says further that, as a result of his labors in the cause of freedom, he had collected a trunk full of depreciated currency. His honesty is unquestionable; had it been otherwise he would have gathered coin.'

Nourse, Annals: gives a Nathaniel Houghton, Jan. 1780, Oct. 24, 1780, Feb. 19, 1781. Nathaniel Houghton appeared in the census of 1790 of Sterling, MA, USA 3 males 16+, 3 males under 16, 2 females. He appeared in the census of 1800 of Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA 00201-00011; 2 male 16-25, 1 male 45+, 1 female 26-44, 1 female 45+. He died on Sep 18, 1817 at Sterling, Worcester Co., MA, USA, CJV: same town as son Nathaniel; VR: palsey and old age; MLM: 1839.

Family

Mary Richardson b. 4 Feb 1738/39
Marriage*He married Mary Richardson in Jun 29, 1758 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 6,27,1758; MLM: June 23, 1759. 
Children
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     Nathaniel Houghton was baptized on Oct 26, 1729 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

John Houghton

M, #1697, b. 13 February 1730/31

Biography

     John Houghton was born on Feb 13, 1730/31 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, CJV: bd confused with son of Jonas Houghton and Mary Brigham.
*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother-???*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760

Amity Houghton

F, #1698, b. 14 November 1731

Biography

     Amity Houghton was born on Nov 14, 1731 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Jonathan Geary in Aug 2, 1750 at King's Chapel, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA.

Family

Jonathan Geary b. 24 May 1729, d. 1759
Marriage*She married Jonathan Geary in Aug 2, 1750 at King's Chapel, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     Amity Houghton was baptized on Feb 13, 1731/32 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

James Houghton

M, #1699, b. 3 December 1733

Biography

     James Houghton was born on Dec 3, 1733 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, JWH: 12, 13, 1733; Will: 2nd son.
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     James Houghton was baptized on Feb 3, 1733/34 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Catherine Houghton

F, #1700, b. 29 November 1735

Biography

     Catherine Houghton was born on Nov 29, 1735 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother-???*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     Catherine Houghton was baptized on Jan 18, 1735/36 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Levina Houghton

F, #1701, b. 2 January 1738/39, d. 17 April 1818

Biography

     Levina Houghton was born on Jan 2, 1738/39 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Silas Smith in Dec 28, 1769 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Levina Houghton died on Apr 17, 1818 at Whatley, MA, USA, age 78.

Family

Silas Smith b. 15 Aug 1736, d. 2 Dec 1805
Marriage*She married Silas Smith in Dec 28, 1769 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children
Father*James Houghton Jr b. c 1700, d. 9 Aug 1770
Mother*Mary Jones b. 8 Mar 1700, d. a 1760
     Levina Houghton was baptized on Mar 30, 1740 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ebenezer Polley

M, #1702, b. 27 June 1725

Biography

     Ebenezer Polley married Dorcas Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Jan 11, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton.

Family

Dorcas Houghton b. 1706
Marriage*He married Dorcas Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Jan 11, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children
     Ebenezer Polley was baptized on Jun 27, 1725 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Ebenezer Polley

M, #1703, b. 24 October 1726

Biography

     Ebenezer Polley was born on Oct 24, 1726 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706

Joseph Polley

M, #1704, b. 3 September 1728

Biography

     Joseph Polley was born on Sep 3, 1728 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706
     Joseph Polley was baptized on Nov 10, 1728 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Mary Polley

F, #1705, b. 27 November 1731

Biography

     Mary Polley was born on Nov 27, 1731 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.
Father*Ebenezer Polley b. 27 Jun 1725
Mother*Dorcas Houghton b. 1706
     Mary Polley was baptized on Jan 16, 1731/32 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Samuel Carter Jr.

M, #1706, b. 1703, d. 1761

Biography

     Samuel Carter Jr. was born in 1703 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. He married Jemimah Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Feb 14, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. Samuel Carter Jr. died in 1761.

Family

Jemimah Houghton
Marriage*He married Jemimah Houghton, daughter of Jonas Houghton and Mary Burbeen, in Feb 14, 1724/25 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by J. Houghton. 
Children
Mother*Dorothy Wilder

Milicent Carter

F, #1707, b. 29 August 1726, d. 24 December 1813

Biography

     Milicent Carter was born on Aug 29, 1726 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Abiathar Houghton Sr, son of Gershom Houghton and Elizabeth Rugg, in Jul 3, 1750 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by Josiah Converse, Esq. Milicent Carter died on Dec 24, 1813 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Wid. Mellicent, old age; MLM: Dec. 24, 1814.

Family

Abiathar Houghton Sr b. 21 Jan 1725/26, d. 8 Jan 1777
Marriage*She married Abiathar Houghton Sr, son of Gershom Houghton and Elizabeth Rugg, in Jul 3, 1750 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, by Josiah Converse, Esq. 
Children
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton
     Milicent Carter was baptized on Jan 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Alice Joslin

F, #1708, b. 25 September 1726, d. 5 February 1808

Biography

     Alice Joslin was born on Sep 25, 1726 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, age 83 at death. She died on Feb 5, 1808 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Lancaster VRs, 182: age 83; p. 356, age 82, pleurasy; JWH: 23 Jun 1802.

Family

Trumpeter Abijah Houghton Sr b. 23 Sep 1723, d. 23 Jan 1802
Children
     Alice Joslin was baptized on Dec 24, 1749 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Lucy Carter

F, #1709, b. 18 August 1727

Biography

     Lucy Carter was born on Aug 18, 1727 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. She married Joshua Osgood in Jan 2, 1747 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA. Lucy Carter married Gideon Ellis in Jun 6, 1764.

Family 1

Joshua Osgood b. 13 Apr 1725, d. 10 Mar 1760
Marriage*She married Joshua Osgood in Jan 2, 1747 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA, USA
Children

Family 2

Gideon Ellis
Marriage*Lucy Carter married Gideon Ellis in Jun 6, 1764. 
Child
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton
     Lucy Carter was baptized on Jan 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.

Dorothy Carter

F, #1710, b. 21 June 1729

Biography

     Dorothy Carter was born on Jun 21, 1729 in Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA, Burr: 21 Jan 1729.
Father*Samuel Carter Jr. b. 1703, d. 1761
Mother*Jemimah Houghton
     Dorothy Carter was baptized on Jan 25, 1729/30 at Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA, USA.